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Interdisciplinary Gender Studies

24 months
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780 USD/credit 11700 USD/year
780 USD/credit 11700 USD/year
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About

Interdisciplinary Gender Studies from Lebanese American University (LAU) focuses on gender, the socially-constructed understandings of what it means to be female or male, and how understandings of gender affects people across all social categories.

Overview

Interdisciplinary Gender Studies from Lebanese American University (LAU) is built on a foundation of equality, human rights, and social justice. As such, it is inclusive in nature and combines both academic rigor and social activism. By scrutinizing the power differential between females and males, you will begin to understand the intersection of other inequalities.

Careers

Upon graduation, you can pursue careers in governmental organizations and ministries as well as national, regional, and international agencies focusing on gender across a broad range of sectors. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Gender in Development and Humanitarian Assistance
  • Gender and Citizenship: An Incomplete Status for Arab Women
  • Crimes of Honor
  • GBV Prevention and Response: A Case Management Perspective
  • Topics in International Relations: Gender and Comparative Revolutions
  • Topics in Middle East Politics
  • Gender and Migration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • One recent passport-size photo.
  • English Proficiency
  • A photocopy of your identity card or passport 
  • A clear photocopy of your Family Civil Status record (For Lebanese and Arab nationals)
  • Certified copies of educational or professional certificates or diplomas.
  • Official updated university transcripts from all universities you attended.
  • Equivalency of your bachelor’s degree from the Lebanese Ministry of Higher Education  
  • Recommendations from two professors who are familiar with your academic performance. 
  • The W-9S form if you are a U.S. citizen or a U.S. Green Card holder, with proof of your social security number.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 780 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    11700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 780 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Beirut

750 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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